CycleTrader/Rock River/Yamaha

 

The Cycle Trader Rock River team now exceeds over a decade in the sport of Motocross and Supercross.  Recognizing talented riders from their Yamaha amateur program, CTRR provides the resources and provide a platform for riders to showcase their skills in the professional arenas of Supercross and Motocross.

2019 promises to be an exciting year for the team with a new roster of riders, and a continued relationship with sponsor Cycle Trader. Since the start of the 2014 season Cycle Trader has been an icon with Rock River as title sponsor, while providing essential support to maintain a professional presence and ensures ongoing support for years to come.

The team will again house both 450 and 250 class riders, with multiple 250 riders to compete in the East & West Lite classes in the AMA Monster Energy Supercross Series and the AMA Lucas Oil Motocross Series. Team riders for 2019 are Jacob Hayes, Brandon Hartranft and  Ryan Breece.

About Rock River:

Rock River has transitioned from a small single line Yamaha dealer to a prominent 250/450 professional team, their commitment to the Yamaha brand has never wavered.  CTRR is now one of the largest single line Yamaha dealers in the country, and plays an instrumental role in Yamaha’s bLU cRU trackside support program. Along with the bLU cRu trackside program, CTRR oversees their own amateur team, which includes the bLU cRU amateur Elite Team. CTR focus is to provide grassroots support across the country for amateur riders starting out on Yamaha PW50’s and their entire amateur years with additional support in the transition into their professional careers.

Rider Profile - Jacob Hayes, #156

Date of Birth: 12/16/1993
Home Town: Greensboro, NC
Marital Status: Single (Girlfriend: Jayme Gervais)
Height: 5'11"
Weight: 165 lbs.
First Race: 2000
Year Turned Pro: 2012
Favorite Track:
Birch Creek
Favorite Food:
BBQ Wings
Favorite Music:
Country
Training: Seth Rarick - Riding, Gym, RoadBike
Hobbies: Wake Surfing
Instagram
jacob_hayess

RACING HIGHLIGHTS

2018 2018 Amsoil AX Champion

Rider Profile - Brandon Hartranft, #45

Date of Birth: 7/22/1998
Home Town: Bricktown, NJ
Marital Status: Single (Girlfriend: Madison Hayes)
Height: 6' 1"
Weight: 178 lbs.
First Race: 2005 Raceway Park (Englishtown, NJ)
Year Turned Pro: 2018
Favorite Track:
Freestone Raceway
Favorite Food:
Green Bean Casserole
Favorite Music:
Rap & Rock
Training: Seth Rarick (road biking, mountain biking, gym)
Hobbies: Motocross
Instagram hartranft_45
Facebook brandonhartranft


RACING HIGHLIGHTS

2018 4th Minneapolis Triple Crown
8th OA 250 ESX, 9th OA High Point MX
2017 California Classic 2 National Titles, 250A, Open Pro Sport
2016 King of the Vurb Classic Champion, Four Amateur Championships At Mill Creek MX
2015 AMA Loretta Lynn’s Amateur Championship